I have a noise complaint. Who can help me?
You will need to fill in a complaint or service request form. Forms are available through Development Services in the Administration Centre on Windich Street. Alternatively, you can also put your complaint in writing, either by email to email@example.com, or via mail to Development Services, Shire of Esperance, PO Box 507, Esperance WA 6450. For all general enquiries or assistance, please contact Environmental Health on (08) 9071 0676.
When can I burn backyard rubbish?
Under Shire of Esperance Health Local Laws the burning of rubbish either on the ground or in an incinerator is not permitted without the prior written approval of the Shire - if you are caught burning off rubbish you may be fined. The Shire's Wylie Bay Waste Management Facility and the tip passes provided on the rates notice for a given property provide the only legal refuse disposal outside normal rubbish and recycling services. The Wylie Bay Waste Management Facility is located on Wylie Bay Rd, Bandy Creek and is available for your use however fees do apply where tip passes are not available or sufficient for any reason. For general enquiries, contact the Wylie Bay Waste Management Facility directly on (08) 9071 7594.
How do I get rid of rats?
Shire of Esperance Environmental Health staff can assist, inspect affected areas and provide information where required. For all general enquiries or assistance, please contact Environmental Health on (08) 9071 0676 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
I want to open a café in Esperance. How do I do this?
To find out Shire of Esperance requirements regarding opening a café locally, please contact Environmental Health on (08) 9071 0676 or via email at email@example.com.
What can I do about bees?
If you have a bee or wasp nest or problem on your own property, contact one of the local pest control companies in the area and they'll sort it out for you. Current pest control company details are available from the Contractor Listing page. If the bee or wasp nest or problem is located on Shire of Esperance owned property (e.g. in a tree on the verge or a public building), contact the Shire's Engineering Department on (08) 9071 0637.